How we monitor Checkly's API and Web App (updated)

Update 29-06-2020 Opsgenie IntegrationLast week we released the first version of our OpsGenie integration, making it easier for ourselves and our users to leverage Checkly together with the popular alerting and incident management platform. Here is how it looks like: Our plan is to put additional work into our integration…

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Automate active monitoring with Terraform and Checkly

Update 28/10/2020 The Checkly Terraform Provider is now listed on the official Terraform Registry! We have updated the article to reflect the most recent changes. In this guest article John Arundel, consultant and author of Cloud Native DevOps with Kubernetes, introduces the Checkly Terraform provider. He explains what…

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How I integrated Intercom into my SaaS's Vue.js app

In a recent post on customer feedback I mentioned being a recent convert to chat widget-driven tools. I thought they sucked, but I was wrong. Since then, I actually switched from Drift to Intercom because Intercom's focus — support & communication — matched my business better than Drift's heavy sales focus. To…

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How we added a public API to our existing SaaS app

Two weeks ago we released the public API for Checkly. This post is about what parts we needed to refactor, what parts we added and how we handled generating API documentation. More specifically, we'll dive into: Refactoring the existing Hapi.js based APIAPI key based authenticationRefactoring models with Objection.jsValidating…

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